Christianity is Growing in Bangladesh Despite Persecution

Official statistics showed that the religious composition in Bangladesh is 89.1% Muslim, 10% Hindi and less than 1% Christian. With a population of 156 million, Bangladesh is named the...

Japan’s Oldest Church May Become a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Japan's oldest church which was built to commemorate the 26 martyred Christians crucified in 1597 has been nominated as a World Heritage Site. Christiantoday.com reports that the Oura church in...

2018 Global Christian Forum to Meet in Colombia

Christian leaders from around the world are gearing up to join Global Christian Forum's gathering in Bogota, Colombia in 2018.

Radical Muslims persecute Christians in Egypt

Christian Daily reports that radical Muslims in Egypt are persecuting Coptic Christians. Several human groups have been raising their concerns on the spike of violence against the Coptic Orthodox...

Iraqi Christians Raise a Giant Cross

A group of Iraqi Christians has raised a giant cross outside the city of Mosul on a village recently liberated from ISIS, Crux reports. The cross was erected on a...

Lidl Airbrushes Church Crosses from Food Packaging

German-owned supermarket Lidl is under fire after removing Christian symbols from Greek food packaging, Keep Talking Greece reports. ERIDANOUS "Original Greek Product" is a brand of moussaka, olive oil, yogurt,...

Millions of Christians Celebrate Easter

Millions of Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday. Many gathered in churches to join the ceremony on the day most Christians consider as the most important holiday of the year.

Nepalis Christian Population on the Rise

The number of Nepalis converting to Christianity is at an all-time high, claimed the World Christian Database. From zero Christian in 1951, there are now more than 375,000 Christians...

Bangladesh Muslims Convert to Christianity

According to The Christian Post, thousands of Muslims in Bangladesh are converting to Christianity, despite persecution against Christians in the country. Bangladesh has a population of 165 million and nearly...

Chinese Christians Urged to Replace Jesus Images with Xi Jinping

In another move to persecute Christians in China, the government has ordered residents of a poverty-stricken village in southeast China to remove posters of Jesus from their walls and put up portraits of President Xi Jinping instead.